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Eugene P.

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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Eugene P.

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.I'm a professional musician with 15+ years of teaching experience both in music schools and private.I have a Master Degree in music and I'm a performing and recording artist.
I prefer to work individually with each student and set goals depending on ones musical background, level and tastes. We can work and explore guitar in different styles such as rock, jazz, funk, country and I would be more then happy to share my knowledge that I've gained over the years with you. If this sounds interesting don’t hesitate to get in touch.

About Eugene

Hi there! My name is Eugene and I'm offering acoustic and electric guitar lessons for students at any level or age.I'm a professional musician with 15+ years of teaching experience both in music schools and private.I have a Master Degree in music and I'm a performing and recording artist. I prefer t

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Kayla K.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 7 to 65
  • B.A.- Voice from Lee University
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Kayla K.

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Guitar (Acoustic/Electric) lessons for beginners focus on finger placement, strumming, sight-reading, understanding groove and chord placement. Students will learn to care for their instrument as well as tuning the guitar. learning to play their favorite style of songs and ultimately be taught the skills to pick out a song and play it on their own!

About Kayla

I am a professional singer, pianist, guitar player, and have vast experience in the recording industry and traveling abroad for music performance. I graduated from Lee University with a Bachelor of Arts in Music, specifically voice, and a Masters in Music, specifically gospel arrangements and church

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Harriet Blrdsoe
Kayla was awesome, she is patient with me and made feel so comfortable today. Her knowledge and expertise gives me pleasure to have this opportunity to be called her student.
Cyndi
She is a very good guitar teacher. She is patient and explains how to do things very well. I like to learn from her. Lessons are fun.
Asher, age 8
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Jennifer W.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks French
  • BA, chemistry major, French minor from Drew University
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Jennifer W.

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Using both a phonics and whole word approach, I emphasize letter sound and high-frequency word recognition. Some students hesitate to read out loud out of fear of making mistakes. However, by creating a comfortable atmosphere, I enable a student to learn easily in a supportive environment as we explore interesting passages of all types, including creative fictional, history-based, science-based, and contemporary.

About Jennifer

Good day. I very much enjoy tutoring students online and in person and have been tutoring students of all ages since 2011 and have provided more than 8,000 lessons. As a former forensic chemist for the Drug Enforcement Administration and a small-group water-testing laboratory supervisor for the US A

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Excellent instructor...Jennifer.
Haliah E.
My lesson was very helpful and she was very nice to work with. We worked on an assignment that I was struggling with and now understand how to do it.
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Tanisha H.

207 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Awarded Top Performing Instructor from TakeLessons.com
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Tanisha H.

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Overall basic vocal technique, vocal placement, harmony, ear training.

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Tanisha is a graduate of the prestigious Berklee College of Music's Vocal and Music Business programs. Since arriving to Los Angeles, Tanisha has built a solid career providing artist development services to professional entertainers, recording artists and actors. Her services include vocal coaching

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Very good first lesson
Yolanda Y.
I was awaken by my teenage daughter’s singing and I was immediately brought to tears because she has always had a nice voice, however after just a few lessons with Tanisha, her voice is remarkable! I’m excited to see what the future holds! Thank you Tanisha!!
Abbey L.
Tanisha is an unbelievably talented teacher. She really took the time to help me understand what was needed and to fill various gaps in my knowledge. She was also quite flexible with our time difference as I am on the Gold Coast, Australia. I would definitely recommend her to anyone at any level.
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David S.

12 Reviews
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BM -- Jazz Performance from The Ohio State University
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David S.

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My goal as a teacher is to give you the facility to express yourself through music. The key parts to developing this facility are:

1. theory -- notice i say theory, not rules. learning music theory is not about learning rigid rules that will stifle your creativity. when you learn theory, you learn to identify patterns and give them names so you can remember and reuse them. the more you know your theory, the more ways you know to express your ideas
2. technique -- the last thing you want is for your technique to hinder your ability to express your idea. Having good technique lets your ideas flow naturally. and really, why would you not want to be the best you can be?

When you take lessons with me, you get out of it what you put in. Your job as student is to be honest with what you expect to achieve and my job as teacher is to give you the tools to achieve it

About David

I have been playing music almost my entire life. I first started on trombone in 4th grade then switched to guitar in 6th. I picked up the electric bass in my later teenage years and learned the upright bass (both jazz and classical) in college. My students get the benefit of my education, as well

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Greyson
5 lessons in and David has gotten me to break through some of my bad techniques and has also given me completely different ways to think about my instrument. We're just getting started and I couldn't be more excited to see where this journey is going to take my skills.
Kailie
David was/is a great guitar teacher ! I came to him with some knowledge on how to strum but he completely transformed my technique... making it easier & better to play! I’m looking forward to continuing my lessons with him & improving my guitar skill!! I Highly recommend David !
Jay
Very grateful to have found David on this site and add to the chorus of great reviews. I have entered the world of music through the bass guitar with David's instruction and am already hooked. Bass is a fascinating (and challenging) instrument so I appreciate working with a professional who caters to beginners. I am looking forward to exploring more about music with each lesson and gaining more confidence playing this instrument. Thanks David!
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Leia G.

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  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Leia G.

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Teaching English is a passion of mine. I taught English for over two years while I lived abroad in Japan and am TEFL/TESOL certified. I love helping people learn a new skill whether that be in grammar, pronunciation, or conversation practice. My lesson plans include listening, speaking, and writing practice so there's something there for everyone. I can't wait to meet you and start your English learning journey!

About Leia

I'm a TEFL/TESOL certified teacher with an associates degree from Everett Community College in international language. I've spend over two years teaching English abroad in Japan. I enjoy teaching English because I love to see people learning. There's a spark that people get when they learn somethi

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"Jordan is simply awesome. He creates a learning lesson based on you. Your skill level, musical preferences, and whatever else will help you learn and progress. Thanks Jordan!"
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"Sandra is a lovely woman. She is a wonderful teacher, my daughter just loves her. She is well worth the drive. She has a beautiful voice !!"
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Took Singing lessons from Sandra H.
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"Sue has been very accommodating with our special requests. She understands how to be gently persistent in the process of leading kids into getting better each week. My daughter and I checked out probably 6 teachers and she picked Sue. Sue is the farthest from our house, but I have no regrets. I can sense the depth of mastery my daughter is developing under Sue's guidance. Thanks so much!"
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"My son has been developing his skills through her lessons. I've seen him more motivated and dedicated since he has started working with Shannon. I'd highly recommend her for anyone that has a student that is serious about improving their craft."
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Took Viola lessons from Shannon S.
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"Awesome instructor!! knows his stuff and conveys well! I would strongly recommend Mandel to any guitarist looking to move up to the next level."
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"My first lesson went very well. David has a lot of patience which I appreciate."
Gayle
Took Piano lessons from David W.
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"Kristin teaches at a perfect pace. I learned so much in the first session. I can't wait for the next one."
Vincent
Took Piano lessons from Kristin W.
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